Dec. 1, 2021

  • Photo 1: the site is ready to be turned over for the building construction in spring 2022.

    aerial view of completed site

    Photo 2: fencing has been completed around the synthetic turf field area and a concrete walkway has been constructed from the north neighborhood into the campus.

    fencing completed around synthetic turf field area

    Photo 3: parking lot light bases have been installed and wired in both the staff and visitor/parent parking lots.

    parking lot light bases

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Nov. 23, 2021

  • Photo 1: preparing the site for phase 2 building construction in spring.

    aerial view of site work toward the north

Nov. 16, 2021

  • Photos 1-2: phase 1 site work is wrapping up in preparation for building construction.

    aerial view of site work toward the northeast

    aerial view of site work toward the west

Nov. 8, 2021

  • Photos 1-2: utility trenching continues in the area where the building will be sited.

    aerial view of site work toward the west

    aerial view of trenching work on building site

    Photo 3: this aerial provides an overhead view of the trenching and installation of catch basins on the building site.

    trenching work on building site

Oct. 27, 2021

Oct. 18, 2021

  • Photos 1-2: these aerial photos show the extent of site work so far. The dropoffs/parking lots have been curbed and paved. Site work in the building area includes addition of base rock and the start of utility trenching.

    aerial view of site work toward the east

    aerial view of site work toward the west

    Photo 3: crew members work in a shored trench to lay storm drain pipe to the catch basin in the parking lot. Shoring keeps the trench walls from collapsing on the workers.

    laying pipe in utility trench

Oct. 11, 2021

  • Photos 1-2: crew members construct the framing for the concrete curb that will surround the perimeter of the synthetic turf field.

    aerial view of turf field construction

    construct frames for fence post concrete bases

    Photo 3: inside a catch basin, a crew member directs the excavator operator where to backfill around the basin.

    backfilling around catch basin

    Photo 4: 7-year-old Jego supervises the backfilling from his operator's cabin. His extremely calm demeanor is a result of his firm attachment and dedication to his owner.

    dog 'operator' in excavator

    Photo 5: the backfill is complete, to be followed by compaction.

    aerial view of backfilled area

    Photo 6: a crew member digs to re-locate a utility line.

    digging to locate a utility line

    Photo 7: this aerial view shows the extent of the site work so far.

    aerial view of construction site

Oct. 5, 2021

  • Photos 1-2: curbwork continues in the parent dropoff/parking lot as crew members construct the framing for the concrete pour.

    aerial view of parent dropoff under construction

    constructing frames for concrete curb

    Photo 3: catchbasins for storm drains are being installed on the curb perimeters.

    catch basin for storm drain

    Photo 4: utility pipes sit on site, ready for installation.

    utility pipes

    Photo 5: light pole bases have been installed in the center of the planting strip for the parking lot.

    light pole bases in parking lot under construction

Sept. 30, 2021

  • Photos 1-3: the bus and parent dropoffs and parking lots are becoming better defined as light bases and utilities are installed and curb areas are shaping up.

    aerial view of bus dropoff under construction

    aerial view of parent dropoff under construction

    aerial view of continued campus site work

Sept. 21, 2021

  • Photo 1: this aerial view shows the current progress of grading around the site. At the top left of the photo is the bus dropoff and staff parking lot. At the top center is the synthetic turf field. The school building will be located toward Kinnaman Road at the bottom left to center of the photo, with the parent dropoff/parking lot to the right of the building.

    aerial view of site progress

    Photo 2: posts for the backstop fencing are being added to the perimeter fencing for the synthetic turf field.

    adding backstop posts

Sept. 14, 2021

  • Photo 1: fence posts are starting to be erected around the perimeter of the turf field area.

    fence post installation around turf field

    Photo 2: application of base gravel as well as grading continues around the site. Concrete utiity vaults have been installed in the north parking lot area (top left of photo).

    aerial view of site work

Sept. 8, 2021

  • Photo 1: all the excess dirt has been removed from the site. Base gravel is starting to be applied.

    aerial view of ES29 construction site

    Photo 2: grading has begun for the synthetic turf field.

    start of grading for turf field

Aug. 17, 2021

  • Photo 1: this aerial view shows the extent of site work on the ES29 campus.

    aerial view of ES29 construction site

    Photo 2: trenching has started for utility pipes.

    start of utility trenching

    Photo 3: dirt continues to be moved off site, for an estimated total of 34,000 cubic yards.

    moving dirt

Aug. 3, 2021

  • Photos 1 and 2: base gravel is starting to be laid in the area for the turf field as more dirt is removed from the site via dump trucks.

    aerial view of site looking to northeast

    loading dirt into dump truck

July 27, 2021

  • Photo 1: excess dirt is loaded onto a dump truck for removal from the site.

    loading dirt onto dump truck

    Photo 2: this aerial view from the west side and looking to the east shows the extent of excavation and grading so far.

    aerial view of site looking to east

July 23, 2021

  • Photos 1 and 2: excavation and grading of the site continue.

    excavation work on ES29 site

    aerial view of ES29 site work

July 14, 2021

  • Photos 1 and 2: work has begun with excavation of the site.

    site work at ES29

    excavating equipment on ES29 site

    Photo 3: the Reed's Crossing development has posted a sign highlighting the upcoming opening of the school in fall 2023.

    Reed's Crossing sign

July 6, 2021

  • The school site is bounded by SE Reed Drive on the west side and SE Kinnaman Street on the south.

    aerial view of ES29 site

Last Modified on January 26, 2022